Hey Listen Games: Teaching With Video Games

Teachers are at their best when they bring their passions into the classroom. Their enthusiasm can be contagious which helps foster a healthier learning environment for our students. For many teachers, this passion comes in the form of gaming. We can harness that enthusiasm and use games to help our students learn. How? Come join in on a conversation with a teacher (Zachary Hartzman - NYC high school teacher and founder of Hey Listen Games) and 5 of his high school students where they will discuss how they have taught and learned through utilizing video games in their classroom.


Zachary Hartzman [Founder/Teacher, Hey Listen Games/Ellis Preparatory Academy], Danny Castillo [Student, Ellis Preparatory Academy], Lenin Vanderhorst [Student, Ellis Preparatory Academy], Misael Reyes [Student, Ellis Preparatory Academy], Victor Silvestre [Student, Ellis Preparatory Academy], Starlyn Martinez [Student, Ellis Preparatory Academy]